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A 3D image of the wreck of the Lusitania with the bow of the vessel towards the NE. The wreck lies on a flat seafloor in a general depth of 93m
6 May 2015
Further new seabed imagery released of the wreck of the RMS Lusitania one hundred years after its loss Minister of State with responsibility for Natural Resources at the Department of Communications...
Cover Image of A Study of the Current and Future Skills Requirements of the Marine/Maritime Economy to 2020
5 May 2015
The Marine/Maritime Economy could create 10,000 new jobs up to 2020, says Expert Group on Future Skills Needs There are approximately 16,155 persons employed in the marine economy in marine and...
Image courtesy of Port of Cork
1 May 2015
Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Simon Coveney T.D, today officially re-opened the newly remediated Haulbowline Island Bridges at Cork Harbour.  The bridges have undergone extensive...
24 April 2015
Negotiations hosted by Ireland at the National Seafood Centre, Clonakilty Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney TD today welcomed the progress made at the international Blue...
Volume 12 Irish Maritime Transport Economist
23 April 2015
Ireland's ports and shipping services play an important role as enablers of economic growth. In 2014, port volume increases of more than 2%, as measured by the iShip Index*, tracking Ireland's...
Cable Laying at Spiddal. Photographer Andrew Downes.
17 April 2015
A subsea cable laid from the RV Celtic Explorer in Galway Bay this week marks a major milestone in the development of Ireland's national marine research and development infrastructure. The four...
16 April 2015
All stakeholders must work together to ensure that potentially avoidable fatalities in the maritime sector are eliminated The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe, TD, today (...
Expedition Map 2015, Ireland to Newfoundland.
16 April 2015
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney TD today joined with Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, and Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for...
27 March 2015
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney TD, announced today the award of €2.7 million in grant-aid to 18 seafood processing companies under the 2015 Seafood Processing...
27 March 2015
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney TD, today announced plans for a new €241 million development programme for the seafood sector for the period up to 2020.  The new...

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